glacis

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French glacis

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡleɪsɪs, ˈɡlæsi/

Noun[edit]

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glacis (plural glacises or glacis)

  1. (military) A gentle incline in front of a fortification.
  2. (military) The angled armour plate on the front of a tank; glacis plate.
  3. (postal service) A device for sorting mail which slides parcels across a sloped surface.

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glacis

  1. past of glacar